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Pumpkin Fest

Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 at 10:00am

Basse's Taste of Country
3190 County Line Q

Start your family traditions and come explore Happy Jacks Pumpkin Land at Basse’s for our ever improving Pumpkin Festival in Colgate, Wisconsin. Only 25 minutes north west of Milwaukee. One of the largest pumpkin farms in Wisconsin, with over 55+ fun fall activities for the whole family! Enjoy a hayride out to our pumpkin patch to pick-your-own perfect pumpkin, challenge yourself in our 8 acre corn maze (Corn Story!), and enjoy many new and fun filled family activities during the fall! We have 55+ fun fall activities that the entire family can enjoy! Don’t forget decorations for fall, we have all you need such as indian corn, corn stalks, straw bales, pumpkins (all sizes, from small to our 100-400lbs gaint pumpkins!), squash, gourds, and more.


- Ropes Course
- The Earl & Skip Show
- Farmer Skee Ball
- Tractor Pull
- Wacky Tumbler
- Animal Barn
- Braid the Tails
- Ring the Bull
- Clansy the Combine
- Giant Connect 4
- Straw Bale Stackup
- Giant Swing
- Flying Farmer
- Small Flying Farmer
- Wagon Ride
- Corn Kernel Beach
- Straw Moutain
- Bull Riders
- The Wild West Juncture
- Twister Mirror Maze
- Giant Slides & Tube Slides
- Corn Crib Caverns
- Tug of War
- Play Sets
- Giant Chair
- Giant Horse
- Straw tunnels
- Duck Race's
- Spider Web
- Tether Ball
- Lincoln Logs
- Pumpkin Checkers
- Pumpkin Pillow
- Apple Popper Pillow
- The Mountain
- Tic Tac Toe
- Corn Toss
- Train Tunnels
- Barnyard Ball Zone
- Trivia Corn Maze
- Who Don It Corn Maze
- Rat Racers
- Looney Hayloft
- Tommy the Train
- Peddle Carts
- Grain Train
- Bunnyville
- Basse Photo Ops
- Beer Barn
- Chalk-o-late truck
- Farmer Wall Ball
- Pumpkins
- Apple Blasters
- Pony Rides

Schedule of Events:

11:30am: Pumpkin Princess Pageant

All girls, ages 4 to 10, are invited to participate and the winner will receive a princess package (crown/sash and other goodies)! Participants should wear their favorite princess costume (a halloween/pumpkin themed dress is not required, but it may be a factor in the judge’s final decision.)

Pageant will start at 11:30am, so please show up at 11-11:15am for a brief orientation.

Free access to Pumpkin Fest will be given to the participating princesses only. All other family members or friends will need to pay admission to enter.

A Maximum of 15 Princesses will be participating. We will accept the first 15 online applicants. Sign Up will open and be announced on our Facebook page about 2 weeks before the pageant. Keep an eye on our Facebook for an announcement that sign up is open.

Click here to Register.

Pig Races:

Every Saturday and Sunday Durning Pumpkin Festival
1pm, 3pm

Watch the fastest racing pigs in Wisconsin compete is the Basses Taste of Country Pig Races!

Exotic Animal Show:
2pm and 4pm

See all the exotic animals at the Exotic Animal Show.

Candy Cannon:

Every Saturday and Sunday Durning Pumpkin Festival

Your sweet tooth will like love this cannon.

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